On the 21st of July the top 10 Start-ups to watch 2016 will be presented at De Oude Rechtbank in Eindhoven. They were preceded by twenty other start-ups in 2014 and 2015. We wrote down the names of previous winners, threw them in a box and picked seven random names to check up on.
Intrinsic-ID creates technology that allows computerchips to recognise each other through their own ‘DNA-profile’. They were already working on this in 2014, when they were awarded a spot in the top 10. The difference between then and now is that Intrinsic has expanded, since 2015 they occupy an office in Silicon Valley as well as in Eindhoven.  Co-founder Pim Tuyls said the following in this article: “Over here (Silicon Valley), business seems to cost less effort. What takes up a years time in The Netherlands, can be done here in a matter of months. California was built to do Big Things.”

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